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by Stage Tube - Jun 24, 2020
Billy Porter was a guest on last night's episode of The Late Late Show with James Corden!
by Peter Nason - Jun 24, 2020
Happy Gay Pride! BWW Reviewer Peter Nason chooses the 101 greatest LGBTQ songs and anthems from 1920-2020. See if your favorite songs or artists made the grade!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 23, 2020
A star-studded new edition of The 24 Hour Plays: Viral Monologues in support of Release Aging People In Prison (RAPP) streams tonight.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 23, 2020
Peter Medak, the director of THE GHOST OF PETER SELLERS, is Tom Needham's exclusive guest this Thursday on WUSB's SOUNDS OF FILM.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 23, 2020
Streaming Live at the Village Vanguard continues its series on Saturday, June 27 at 7 p.m. EDT and Sunday, June 28 at 2 p.m. EDT with the Joe Martin Quartet featuring Mark Turner, Kevin Hays and Nasheet Waits. Tickets are $7.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 23, 2020
The Reeve Foundation will present special virtual live event via Zoom Webinar, A Magical Experience with Billy Porter, hosted by Will Reeve.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 22, 2020
Growing up around the Bouzoukia, and her father's singing, Billy is mesmerized with old Greek tunes. After Billy leaves her home she searches for people to pursue nights at the Bouzoukia. Enthralled with the traditional yet mysterious sounds, she uncovers other things embedded in these melodies including her own culture and history.
by TV Scoop - Jun 22, 2020
Get all the scoop on Coming Up on a Rebroadcast of BOB'S BURGERS, airing on FOX on Sunday, June 28, 2020!
by TV News Desk - Jun 22, 2020
 Hosted by Dwayne Johnson of a?oeThe Titan Games,a?? NBC will air the two-hour special a?oeGlobal Goal: Unite for Our Future a?" The Concerta?? on Saturday, June 27 at 8 p.m. ET/PT. 
by Ben Rimalower - Jun 22, 2020
In this very special QuaranStreams, Ben and Daniel talk to Grammy-winning composer, musical director, and performer Billy Stritch about Liza Minnelli's 1992 concert at Radio City Music Hall, for which he arranged the music. Billy tells stories from his years of working with Liza, from their first meeting in 1991 to their decades of collaboration on projects such as 'Minnelli on Minnelli: Live at the Palace,' and 'Liza's at the Palace.' Billy has worked with many other showbiz legends such as Christine Ebersole, Marilyn Maye, and Linda Lavin. Tune in to 'Billy's Place' every Thursday at 8 PM on Facebook Live to hear Billy sing songs and tell stories from his apartment in New York City.
by Stephen Mosher - Jun 22, 2020
The indefatigable Sue Matsuki at CABARET HOTSPOT continues to compile her weekly listings of the one-offs, the pop-ups, and the regulars while Broadway World Cabaret presents this Virtual TV Guide to assist viewers in keeping up with what's online to see. All of these shows accept virtual tips, some for charity, some for the artists, and many of them are archived on the artists' Facebook pages and Youtube channels. These listings are in EDT.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 22, 2020
The Omaha Community Playhouse is changing the order in which shows will open during its 2020-21 season.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 22, 2020
Billy Porter, Tituss Burgess, Mark Ruffalo, Brandon Victor Dixon, John Leguizamo and more are joining up with local activists and politicians in calling on the New York City Council  and Mayor Bill de Blasio to reallocate police funding and demilitarize police departments to help bring an end to police brutality.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jun 20, 2020
All month long, BroadwayWorld is celebrating Pride! As part of the festivities we polled our readers to find out your picks for the most inspirational LGBTQ+ characters in theatrical history!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 20, 2020
This weekend (June 19) in live streaming: Jessie Mueller sings with Seth Rudetsky, and so much more!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 20, 2020
Speaker Nancy Pelosi, alongside John Legend and Erich Bergen, have put together Hold the House.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 20, 2020
For the 107th Kritzerland show, Kritzerland stays home once again with another talent-packed song-filled show. Kritzerland Influencers is the show title and to say more than that would spoil the fun. But as with all Kritzerland shows, there'll be classic theater and film songs, some rarities, and a fews songs that might be completely unfamiliar.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 19, 2020
Indoor Boys, the critically acclaimed digital series, took home six Indie Series Awards in a virtual ceremony Thursday evening.
by TV Scoop - Jun 19, 2020
Get all the scoop on Coming Up on a Rebroadcast of YOUNG SHELDON, airing on CBS on Thursday, July 9, 2020!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 19, 2020
Billy Stritch presents 'Billy's Place' every Thursday at 8 PM on Facebook Live, and last night's episode was particularly special! Stritch celebrated the great Barry Manilow's birthday, and welcomed a very special guest over the phone- Manilow himself!
by TV Scoop - Jun 19, 2020
Get all the scoop on Coming Up on a New Episode of BURDEN OF TRUTH, airing on THE CW on Thursday, July 9, 2020!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 19, 2020
Join Chris Pinnella, last seen at Lyric Stage as Billy Bigelow in CAROUSEL and Nick Arnstein in FUNNY GIRL, as he debuts 'Broadway, My Way' - streaming live exclusively on Lyric Stage's Facebook page.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 19, 2020
The cast of the beloved film Almost Famous will reunite for a five-part podcast celebrating the film's 20th anniversary.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 18, 2020
While the world will celebrate a bit differently this year, June is still a month for Pride. Social distancing might keep the LGBTQ+ community physically apart, but many organizations are providing ways to come together... virtually.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 18, 2020
Richard Ridge recently chatted with stage and screen favorite Josh Gad. He talked about Central Park, The Book of Mormon, his Broadway debut in Spelling Bee, and more!
by Peter Nason - Jun 18, 2020
BWW Reviewer Peter Nason chooses the 101 greatest protest songs from 1939-2020. See if your favorite songs or artists made the list!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 18, 2020
Multi-hyphenate performer and creator Dyllón Burnside will host the second installment in his virtual Pride conversation series with friends and influential community leaders today, Thursday, June 18th at 6:00pm ET on Instagram LIVE at @dyllonburnside.
by TV Scoop - Jun 18, 2020
Get all the scoop on Coming Up on a New Episode of REAL TIME WITH BILL MAHER, airing on HBO on today, June 19, 2020!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 18, 2020
The 2020 ASCAP Pop Music Awards, taking place this year in an innovative virtual awards format, was a hit across all digital platforms.   Exclusive photos and videos from pop music's top songwriters, producers and publishers were shared via @ASCAP on Instagram & Twitter.
by Backstage With Richard Ridge - Jun 17, 2020
Nothing can stop BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge from bringing you interviews with your favorite Broadway stars! Tune in right here today, June 17 (12pm), as he chats stage and screen favorite with Josh Gad!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 17, 2020
In lieu of an in-person festival, Des Moines Metro Opera is teaming up with Iowa PBS to share online and televised presentations of recent productions.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 17, 2020
Vanessa Williams will join a?oeStars In The Housea?? on Wednesday, June 24th at 8 PM ET.
by TV News Desk - Jun 17, 2020
SHOWTIME has announced that the new limited series THE COMEY RULE, starring Jeff Daniels (The Newsroom) as former FBI Director James Comey and Brendan Gleeson (Mr. Mercedes) as President Donald J. Trump, will premiere on back-to-back nights in late November.
by Konversations with Keeme - Jun 17, 2020
Our next interview is with Broadway Bass player (Come From Away, Disaster, Holler if Ya Hear Me, and Bring it On), composer, and producer Carl Carter. 
by BWW News Desk - Jun 17, 2020
Thinking of attending the International Thespian Festival this year? Check out 10 reasons you should get your tickets!
by TV News Desk - Jun 17, 2020
LiveXLive Media, Inc. (NASDAQ: LIVX) and Live Nation Urban join forces with Color of Change for a 90-minute Special, Lift Every Voice: A Juneteenth Special, this Friday, June 19th at 5 P.M. PT/8 P.M. ET.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 17, 2020
Last night, The 24 Hour Plays: Viral Monologues released nine all-new pieces to benefit Juxtaposition Arts. A storied group of writers and actors paired up to write, rehearse, perform and produce new works in just 24 hours. Beginning at 6 PM ET, the new monologues were published, one every 15 minutes.
by TV News Desk - Jun 17, 2020
Debuting an innovative virtual awards format, the 2020 ASCAP Pop Music Awards will recognize pop music icons, chart-topping producers and the genre's hottest rising stars on social media June 17 - 18.
by Kaitlin Milligan - Jun 17, 2020
Happy Pride Month! During the month of June, BroadwayWorld will be bringing you a look back on LGBTQ+ representation in television.
by Student Blogger: Cassie Maurer - Jun 17, 2020
In the heart of the South Carolina Lowcountry each summer, there exists a place of creativity, growth, and passion. This place is called the Southeastern Summer Theatre Institute, or SSTI for short.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 17, 2020
Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley announced three exciting upcoming episodes of a?oeStars In The House,a?? featuring theatre and dance legends who are tirelessly advocating for change in their communities.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 17, 2020
Huntington Theatre Company celebrated its first ever virtual gala fundraiser, Spotlight on Trailblazers, on Monday, June 15, 2020, streaming on the Huntington's Facebook and YouTube channels. The event will be reprised in a highlights version broadcast on Boston's WCVB-TV Channel 5 on Saturday, June 20 at 7:30pm.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 17, 2020
The Met has announced the Week 15 schedule for its Nightly Met Opera Streams, a free series of encore Live in HD presentations streamed on the company website during the coronavirus closure. Highlights include the Met's classic 1991 telecast of Donizetti's L'Elisir d'Amore, with Kathleen Battle and Luciano Pavarotti, John Adams's Doctor Atomic starring Gerald Finley, and Massenet's Manon, with Lisette Oropesa in the title role. 
by BWW News Desk - Jun 17, 2020
The COVID-19 pandemic has had such a powerful impact on every industry. Project Angel Food started during the AIDS pandemic in 1989 and continues to operate to serve the Los Angeles community during COVID-19.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 17, 2020
It was announced today that Star Wars star Mark Hamill is set to headline a virtual fundraiser for presidential candidate Joe Biden on June 30. According to the invitation the actor will moderate a 'virtual conversation about hope and democracy.'
by BWW News Desk - Jun 16, 2020
Director Julia Newman, the director of Albert Einstein: Still a Revolutionary, is Tom Needham's special guest on the next SOUNDS OF FILM.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 16, 2020
A new coalition of artists, Black Theatre United, has been announced to influence widespread reform and combat systemic racism within the theatre industry and throughout the nation.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 16, 2020
This weekend, Works & Process, the performing arts series at the Guggenheim, presented the premieres of four new commissions with Ballet X and two new commissions by Larry Keigwin and Nicole Wolcott.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 16, 2020
Following the success of last weekend's inaugural Streaming Live at The Village Vanguard concerts with the Billy Hart Quartet, The Village Vanguard continues its series on Saturday, June 20 at 7 p.m. EDT and Sunday, June 21 at 2 p.m. EDT with the Vijay Iyer Trio featuring Nick Dunston and Jeremy Dutton. Tickets are $7 and available at villagevanguard.com.